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Singer Jessie J has some surprising and radical plans to change her look in the new year.
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updated 1/1/2012 1:18:56 AM ET 2012-01-01T06:18:56

Most New Year resolutions include dieting. Not for Jessie J.

The British singer says her goal for 2012 is to gain more weight.

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Jessie J says she's "been working hard this year" and that "it's important to know when you need to gain weight, or when you need to lose weight and be healthy."

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The 23-year-old is known for her slim figure and skintight outfits.

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She released her debut CD "Who We Are" earlier this year. It's double platinum in the United Kingdom, where she has four Top 10 hits, including the No. 1 tune "Price Tag." That song has reached the Top 40 in America.

The singer also plans to shave her head for charity.

Says Jessie J: "I want to make a difference in the world."

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